Unidentified polychaete worms

Also known as: Unidentified bristleworms

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Unidentified polychaete worms from Watamu, Kenya
Identification verified by Leslie Harris
 

Identification is verified by Leslie Harris, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Leslie Harris: Polychaete worm in the family Polynoidae. That's really interesting. I haven't seen any specimens that have dorsal cirri with these unusual tips.
 

Thanks to Marli Wakeling for suggesting identification for this species

Location:Watamu, Kenya
Photographer:Angelo de Faveri
Camera:Olympus EVOLT E-410View EXIF properties
Taken on:February 12, 2010
Viewed:950 times
Posted:7 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class:Polychaeta
Species:Unidentified polychaete worms